‘Call the Midwife’ recap: What happened in Season 10 Episode 3?

The tenth season of Call the Midwife continued in the UK tonight!

Following last year’s filming delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, seven brand new episodes are finally here.

The hit period drama series about a group of nurse midwives in the East End of London first aired in 2012, based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth.

The new season of Call the Midwife will premiere in the US later this year on PBS.

Here’s a plot recap for the third episode, which aired on BBC One at 8pm on Sunday 2nd May 2021:

It’s May 1966 and at clinic Shelagh (Laura Main) examines an overweight lady who is expecting her third child.

Concerned about her weight gain and subsequent symptoms, she discusses the case with Lucille (Leonie Elliott), who comes across a new discovery.

Dr Turner (Stephen McGann) and Sister Hilda (Fenella Woolgar) are flummoxed by a young patient whose health presents a series of challenges.

They become increasingly concerned and do their best to get to the bottom of her unexplained ill health.

Season 9 is available on DVD on Amazon.